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Old 12-22-2012, 06:08 PM
bobot bobot is offline
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Thread Subscriptions And Emails

I am not having luck accomplishing this on my own, so I'm asking for help. How do I apply my user settings so that I am never subscribed to any thread. I can un-subscribe after the fact, but I can not prevent a subscription in the first place. A clogged, messy e-mail in-box is my driving concern in this matter. Thanks in advance.
Old 12-22-2012, 06:10 PM
Covered_In_Bees! Covered_In_Bees! is offline
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User CP --> Edit Options.
Old 12-23-2012, 03:21 PM
Canadjun Canadjun is offline
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Do you really want to have no subscriptions to any threads or just no e-mails pertaining to your subscriptions? You can stop the e-mails while still keeping the subscriptions. I have mine set up that way. Look in your options.
Old 12-23-2012, 07:09 PM
bobot bobot is offline
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Thanks, I've looked around in my settings and changed a few things, but I'm still getting the email notification. Argle-Bargle! I'll try again.
Old 12-23-2012, 10:09 PM
twickster twickster is offline
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User CP/Edit options/Default Thread Subscription Mode?
Old 12-25-2012, 07:20 PM
Irishman Irishman is offline
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scroll down to Messaging and Notification, then look below
Default Thread Subscription Mode, there's a box below to the right

You can set to :
Do not subscribe
No email notification
Instant email notification
Daily email notification
Weekly email notification

I use No email notification. Subscribed list is retained in Control Panel, but don't get any annoying emails.

Last edited by Irishman; 12-25-2012 at 07:20 PM.
Old 12-27-2012, 05:52 PM
bobot bobot is offline
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Much obliged. Thanks, Everyone, and Sláinte to you, Irishman!


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